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CVE-2008-4480 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in dhost.exe in Novell eDirectory 8.x before 8.8.3, and 8.7.3 before 8.7.3.10 ftf1, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Netware Core Protocol opcode 0x24 message that triggers a calculation error that under-allocates a heap buffer.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/14/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4404 Third Party Advisory
http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5037180.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5037181.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/support/php/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=7001183&sliceId=1&docTypeID=DT_TID_1_1&dialogID=78066829&stateId=0%200%2078062953 Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=3426981 Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=3477912 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497169/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020990 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2738 Third Party Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-066/ Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.7.3
Up to (excluding)
8.7.3.10
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.8
Up to (excluding)
8.8.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4480
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
11/02/2018